The Drum Jobs http://www.thedrum.co.uk/jobs/rss/ 24 August 2016 15:03:26 +0000 Production Executive - Birmingham http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/135193/Production%2520Executive%2520-%2520Birmingham.html Birmingham based Creative Agency are currently looking to recruit an Production/Account Executive. This role will offer an exciting opportunity to work across the different disciplines of marketing, including Direct Marketing, Sales Promotion, Online Marketing, Media, PR and Events, taking responsibility for both print management and client liaison. They are looking for a Production/Account Executive who is a real all-rounder with plenty of experience; someone who is great with clients, well organised and who has a solid knowledge of print production and studio processes. The key responsibilities of the role will include, but will not be restricted to: • You will be responsible for working within a team and with the Clients to develop and deliver offline and online marketing campaigns, which may include Direct Marketing, Sales Promotion, Online marketing, Media, PR and Events • Work very closely with our integrated teams to ensure that campaigns are delivered to agreed timescales and in line with Client briefs • Deal with a variety of suppliers to ensure we are always achieving the best prices in the marketplace while providing good quality services are delivered to the customer • Quote jobs to clients for both time and services delivered ensuring all costs are captured and being clear on what is being provided • Assist clients in achieving their business objectives through use of marketing campaigns • Ensure that projects are delivered on time and to budget • Encourage utilisation of generic materials and campaign... 18 August 2016 14:02:45 +0000 Graphic Designer/Digital Designer - Worcestershire http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/134768/Graphic%2520Designer%2FDigital%2520Designer%2520-%2520Worcestershire.html This established Creative and Marketing agency who specialise in PR & Social Media, Creative Design, Digital Marketing are seeking a Creative Graphic Designer/Digital Designer to work a 50/50 split across design for print and digital. On the Graphic Design side you will need at least a few years agency experience in design for print. On the Digital side you will need a similar level of knowledge in front end web design. You will need to be a fast, efficient and reliable creative designer who can interpret a brief direct from a client, creative director or account director. You need to be able to produce original and innovative concepts and designs. Complete with accurate artwork skills with the ability to prepare artwork for print or digital. The role will suit someone who is confident to be involved at the conceptual stage of a project and happy to be client facing from time-to-time. The skills needed for the Graphic Design side are: • 2 to 3 years design agency experience. • Excellent skills with the Adobe creative suite crucially Indesign, Photoshop, Illustrator and Acrobat. • The ability to interpret a design brief • Graphic design experience across print media • The ability to prepare artwork for print. The skills needed for the Digital Design side are: • Experience with layout, typography, web fonts, grid systems and interaction principles • Good understanding of responsive design and how to optimise design and layout across all devices – mobile, tablet, desktop. • Ability to identify headline... 16 August 2016 12:12:07 +0000 Creative Designer - Birmingham http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/134550/Creative%2520Designer%2520-%2520Birmingham.html Birmingham based Creative Agency are seeking a Creative Designer to join their growing agency who can produce original and innovative concepts and designs to the highest standard. They are looking for a balanced all-round Creative Designer – an excellent idea generator with the confidence to come in, find their place within the team and hit the ground running. You’ll need to be a real ‘do-er’ who won’t be fazed when faced with a new project and will add their own magic to deliver great solutions. This individual must very quickly command the trust of both studio and account teams.   Job Description:   • Execute day to day project tasks; Produce original and innovative concepts, designs and visuals to the highest standard.   • Take briefs from Creative Director, Senior Creatives and members of the account team and execute accordingly.   • Develop, guide and inspire more junior creatives   • Effectively communicate upwards and with other agency counterparts   • Understand the internal and external influences affecting clients’ business   • Able to clearly articulate creative rationale behind concepts/proposals   • Demonstrate an understanding of the following criteria within each brief.  – Creative direction  – Project tasks and deadlines  – An understanding of clients’ marketplace  – An understanding of artwork/production constraints   • Individual should also develop relationships with... 16 August 2016 12:12:21 +0000 Artworker - Creative Agency, Worcestershire http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/134549/Artworker%2520-%2520Creative%2520Agency%2C%2520Worcestershire.html Worcester based Creative Agency are currently looking for an Artworker to join their team.  You’ll be working across a range of print, advertising and onlne projects. They are seeking an Artworker with all the usual mac skills – InDesign/Illustrator/Photoshop, plus an understanding of digital in the form of animated banners/MPU’s etc. You will be preparing artwork for publication of one sort or another – fast turnaround press ads, literature, sometimes technical literature, display/exhibition work and increasingly artwork for digital. Essential skills required: • Previous experience in a similar Artworker role, either working within a team or independently • Broad range of technical skills to create high quality artwork for online and print • High skill level in using Adobe software: InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator and Acrobat • Motivated self-starter with excellent attention to detail • Project management skills: troubleshooting, able to work effectively under pressure to meet deadlines, multi-task and manage priorities So if this looks like the role for you I'd love to see your CV and work samples. Artworker Worcestershire c£25k 16 August 2016 12:12:36 +0000 Account Executive - Creative Agency, Birmingham http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/134548/Account%2520Executive%2520-%2520Creative%2520Agency%2C%2520Birmingham.html Birmingham based Creative Agency are seeking an Account Executive to join their growing agency who can work within the account team on a broad range of projects including Advertising, Direct Marketing, Sales Promotion, Online marketing, Media, PR and Events. The key responsibilities of the role will include, but will not be restricted to: •    Working within the account team on a broad range of projects, identifying and implementing successful marketing activity •    Liaising directly with clients and be responsible for the ongoing management of projects. •    Liaising with external and internal contacts to ensure effective execution of advertising programmes, adhering to (often tight) deadlines. •    Controlling timetables and budgets for individual projects and elements of larger projects. •    Completing computerised time sheets to enable accurate monthly billing of consultancy fees. •    Ensuring all administrative elements are kept updated. •    Monitoring project performance, specifically actual against quoted. The successful candidate will: Be a graduate and ideally have Marketing Agency experience, with an understanding and working knowledge of the different services a full service Agency offers - including Advertising, Direct Marketing, Events, PR, Online Marketing and Sales Promotion . •    Ideally be fully conversant with studio processes •    Be confident, outgoing and... 30 August 2016 03:03:22 +0000 SENIOR PHP DEVELOPER (LEAD DEVELOPER) (PHP, MySQL,HTML5,CSS, Javascrip http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/135577/SENIOR%2520PHP%2520DEVELOPER%2520%28LEAD%2520DEVELOPER%29%2520%28PHP%2C.html Based in Birmingham My client is a luxury holiday provider established over 10 years ago, that sells over GBP 15 m holidays every year and are rapidly growing as a result of continued success. They have also recently received awards in relation to Performance and Customer Service in the travel sector. They provide a personal and bespoke service to customers, offering excellent value and holding relationships with all of the major tour operators. Role: working with a team of developers you will be: . Developing new solutions using PHP, MySQL, Javascript . Developing, maintaining testing, full life cycle . managing team of Junior and Midweight developers Opportunity Growth is ongoing resulting from new client acquisition. Great opportunity to work within rapidly growing company and within helpful and friendly environment. Great opportunity for a senior developer who is looking to grow and seeking career progression and gain management/leadership skills. Essential skills: 4years + experience using: PHP ( and Frameworks) . MySQL . HTML/CSS . JavaScript/jQuery Desired skills . The MVC pattern and at least one MVC PHP framework Please do not apply if you are not eligible to work in the UK. For immediate consideration and to hear more about this opportunity please apply below or forward your C.V ASAP to (see below) or call. 30 August 2016 03:03:22 +0000 Senior PHP Developer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/135581/Senior%2520PHP%2520Developer.html Senior PHP Developer/PHP/Developer/JavaScript/MySQL/HTML/CSS/£35,000-£65,000 DOE/Coventry My Client are currently seeking a Senior PHP Developer to join there're team. In this role you will be required to write Back End code but also provide structure and leadership to the other developers in the team. This will be a varied Senior PHP Developer role that includes both Server Side and user-interface development. Your responsibilities will include: Developing new features, with frequent direct contact with customers to confirm requirements and get feedback Producing robust, clear, secure, maintainable, polished and tested code Refactoring Legacy code Designing new user interfaces for new features Providing structure and leadership to the other developers in the team. The successful PHP Developer should have: Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal Good knowledge of PHP, MySQL, Javascript, HTML and CSS PHP framework experience In return you will be offered a very competitive salary and the chance develop with this successful company. Senior PHP Developer/PHP/Developer/JavaScript/MySQL/HTML/CSS/£35,000-£65,000 DOE/Coventry 30 August 2016 03:03:21 +0000 MID/SENIOR PHP DEVELOPER (PHP, MySQL, HTML5, CSS, Javascript/Jquery) http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/135567/MID%2FSENIOR%2520PHP%2520DEVELOPER%2520%28PHP%2C%2520MySQL%2C%2520HTML5%2C%2520CSS%2C.html MID/SENIOR PHP DEVELOPER (PHP, MySQL, HTML5, CSS, Javascript/Jquery) Salary DOE GBP 30-35k, 20 days holiday +BH, pension scheme, discounts Based in Warwick My client is a leading retailer in the music industry which is currently looking to grow and expand their area of expertise. They offer range of great products in both digital and physical recorded and also sheet music. Role: Working with a team of 4 (aiming for 5 in total) developers you will be: * Developing new solutions using PHP, SQL, HTML, CSS * Developing, maintaining testing, full life cycle * Working on E-commerce projects and helping lead development strategy within a team * leading Back End development whilst working alongside project management and product owners to achieve project targets Opportunity Great opportunity to join well known company which is currently involved in large redevelopment project for their E-commerce platform. You will be working in an agile focused. Chance for passionate developer to join friendly and relaxed team when they can concentrate on your work but also have a bit of fun. Essential skills: * 3 years of commercial experience * PHP5+ * SQL * HTML * CSS * Experience of writing framework agnostic code Desired skills * PHP7, SASS, Twig, Git, * PHPUnit, Javascript, Jenkins, Elastic Search, * Nginx, Linux, Vagrant, Ansible, * Domain Driven Design, * ADR Pattern & working with Agile Methodology. * Symfony (both framework and HTTPFoundation components) Please do not apply if you are not eligible to work in the UK. For immediate consideration and to hear more... 30 August 2016 03:03:16 +0000 Web Developer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/135563/Web%2520Developer.html Passionate and aspiring Web Developer? We have an opportunity for you to join a busy, well-established and growing national organisation in Warwickshire (which is an easy commute from Coventry, Warwick, Leamington Spa, Rugby and the surrounding areas). The company is going through a period of exciting transformation and investment of their growing digital services. They are looking to bring in a Web Developer/Digital Developer to work on a variety of new websites and applications. The company is expanding and improving its digital offering and you will have the opportunity to get involved in this large programme of work right at the start. Operating in a new C#.NET development environment you will be provided with your own MSDN subscription, be involved in systems architecture, database set up, systems administration and the ongoing development and support of the websites and applications. They are moving to Azure so you will have the opportunity to learn and use all the associated Azure tool set. My client provides an excellent working environment with the platform to grow your technical and development capabilities for the continued progression of your development career. Your skills to include: C#, ASP.NET development experience Strong HTML, CSS & JavaScript experience Experience/exposure of web development using CMS web solutions such as Umbraco or similar MS SQL database experience Big Red Recruitment is working on this role exclusively and hive interview slots available. To be considered send through your CV ASAP! Web Developer, C#, ASP.NET, SQL... 29 August 2016 03:03:44 +0000 Lead JavaScript/Front End Developer - Television Industry http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/135536/Lead%2520JavaScript%2FFront%2520End%2520Developer%2520-%2520Television.html Lead JavaScript/Front End Developer - Television Industry This is an opportunity to become the 'go to' person regarding the digital platforms for a television production company. The chosen person will lead the UI development, mentor a team, ensure technical objectives are met alongside the IT leadership team. The duties are certainly pivotal in the overall success of the company but the rewards are there to match: a great salary, awesome team and progression opportunities. Client Details Lead JavaScript/Front End Developer - Television Industry My client are a highly recognisable media organisation and have many different brands working under their name, across many different media platforms. They are now looking to branch into the television and E-commerce space and are building a talent team of developers to help build this space and create a blueprint for what they hope will be the first of many similar projects in this space. Description Lead JavaScript/Front End Developer - Television Industry This is a pivotal role in a big time company. My client need an experienced UI/Front End Developer to come onboard and take full ownership of their digital platforms. They need a passionate and hard working individual to join their innovative development team and help steer the TV channels applications into the future... This person will be working alongside the senior IT leadership team ensuring that all technical requirements are met and also work closely with the other team members, providing mentoring, in order to develop their technical skills, as well... 29 August 2016 03:03:43 +0000 Graduate/Junior C# .NET Developer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/135525/Graduate%2FJunior%2520C%23%2520.NET%2520Developer.html Title: Junior/Graduate C# .NET Developer/Software Engineer/Programmer Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 + bonus package+ pension + health care Role: Permanent Location: Warwickshire, West Midlands vibrant, dynamic and forward thinking company that develop and provide software solutions for customers across the UK and globally are seeking a Graduate or junior Software Developer to join a growing development team. This company offer an excellent training and development plan for Graduate developers looking to embark on a successful career in software development. Key Skills: Knowledge of C#/VB.NET (Degree or work or spare time) Excellent written and verbal communication skills Ambition and enthusiasm Desirable: Computer Science or related degree SQL Server knowledge ASP.NET The Role: Due to recent success, a new and exciting opportunity has arisen for a Graduate Software Developer to join and learn from an innovative Development team. This is an excellent opportunity for a talented and ambitious graduate to progress in a Software Development career. The role will be challenging from the go, and a fantastic opportunity for a graduate to get their career off to a flying start. The role may also be suitable for a junior developer who is looking for a more challenging role as well as taking on more responsibility and over time taking ownership of a key product within my clients business. My client offers structured training plans, continued opportunity for career progression and annual salary reviews. The Company My client is an award winning, innovative... 29 August 2016 03:03:39 +0000 Senior PHP Developer - Redditch - Television Industry http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/135498/Senior%2520PHP%2520Developer%2520-%2520Redditch%2520-%2520Television.html This is an opportunity to become the 'go to' person regarding the digital platforms for a television production company. The chosen person will lead the PHP development, mentor a team, ensure technical objectives are met alongside the IT leadership team... The duties are certainly pivotal in the overall success of the company but the rewards are there to match: a great salary, awesome team and progression opportunities. Client Details Senior PHP Developer - Redditch - Television Industry It's a shame that this client are recruiting anonymously because they are a huge player in the TV production industry in the UK and are home to many multi platform brands up and down the UK. Description Senior PHP Developer - Redditch - Television Industry This is a pivotal role in a big time company. My client need an experienced PHP developer to come onboard and take full ownership of their digital platforms. They need a passionate and hard working individual to join their innovative development team and help steer the TV channels applications into the future. This person will be working alongside the senior IT leadership team ensuring that all technical requirements are met and also work closely with the other team members, providing mentoring, in order to develop their technical skills, as well as reinforce software best practises. Profile PHP5, MySQL, WordPress 4.x, HTML, CSS, JavaScript Custom theme development for multi-site deployment RESTful API development and consumption WordPress database structure Caching solutions BDD/TDD and use of mocks and... 26 August 2016 18:06:33 +0000 Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/135423/Designer.html Designer, Retail Sector, Worcestershire, 20,000 - 25,000, Perm, ASAP I am on the lookout for an experienced designer to work as part of an award winning team within the retail/healthcare sector in their brand new office space in Worcestershire that is commutable from Warwickshire, South Birmingham and Gloucestershire but due to its location you must be able to drive and have a car. This is a brand new designer position working within a dedicated, fast paced and fun office working collaboratively alongside the companys marketing team. You will be responsible for the companys 6 brands which you will be taking to the next level ensuring they are engaging and creative across print and digital. Reporting to the Marketing Manager and also supporting the Product Designer this role is extremely broad and requires this candidate to have previous experience working within a similar environment, juggling many plates at any one time. You will be working across POS, banners, websites, exhibitions, internal and external communication and social media. Responsibilities include: Conceptualisation and artworking of all print and digital marketing collateral. Product photography. Image retouching. Designing and building email marketing campaigns. Print management. Develop mood boards for internal and external projects. Skills and Experience: Broad ranging graphic design experience. A strong portfolio that demonstrates passion and knowledge of design techniques. Excellent communication skills. Can work competently across the Adobe Creative Suite. Have... 25 August 2016 14:02:48 +0000 Senior Web Developer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/135296/Senior%2520Web%2520Developer.html Web Developer (C#/ASP.NET/MVC) Birmingham Permanent 35,000-45,000 (DOE) + Benefits (Neg.) A superb opportunity for a Web Developer to join a forward-thinking and energetic company located in Birmingham. We're looking for an enthusiastic Developer who is keen to keep learning and help make companies better by developing innovative web solutions and joining a growing team. Start ASAP ideally in September/October 2016 (subject to candidate notice). Key skills, experience and responsibilities will include... . Developing/building a range of new web services for a network of global customers. . Responsible for improving current websites using C#, the ASP.NET Framework, MVC. . Working within excellent company, the role will be visible, rewarding and challenging. . Excellent experience in .NET Framework, HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery. . Our client are looking for a technical all-rounder rather than just a specialist in C# and .NET. Someone passionate about coding and learning about emerging web technologies. . Engaging with cross-functional teams based both in the UK and offshore. . Agile/Scrum development tools experience. . We're looking for someone optimistic, energetic, driven and keen to turn ideas into reality. If this sounds like you then please get in touch for further details. Desirable skills . Bootstrap, WordPress and LAMP stacks. . WSDL and RESTful integration. . Prior experience of E-commerce, B2B and B2C platforms is strongly preferred, ideally utilising IIS deployment. . Any experience of developing online charging/rating systems would be useful.... 24 August 2016 09:09:12 +0000 Account Executive - Integrated Agency http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/135145/Account%2520Executive%2520-%2520Integrated%2520Agency.html Account Executive, B2B and B2C Advertising Agency, Birmingham, 18-30K Im currently working on a fantastic opportunity with a credible established independent advertising agency who are looking to recruit an Account Executive to join their highly creative and passionate agency based just outside of Coventry. This role will see you working on multi-channel campaigns for some credible global B2B and B2C companies. This role requires someone with strong communication skills who manages to build an easy rapport with clients, there will be plenty of facetime with this role! This agency work from the initial strategy as well as through to the final concept across strategy, branding, content and communication, print and digital. They create some fantastic and thought provoking creative campaigns and work collaboratively and as a real partner with their clients. They are passionate about what they do and want candidates who are innovative and offer insightful input. They are currently looking for an Account Manager to manage the day to day client relationships and project manage campaigns through the studio. Key responsibilities include: - Supporting the Account Managers with the day to day running of clients accounts and maintaining appropriate levels of contact with your client - Writing creative briefs and managing campaigns through the agency - Producing regular status reports for clients - Sourcing suppliers for campaigns - Managing budgets - Producing reports at the end of the campaign To be considered for this role, you must be able to demonstrate: - Ideally... 23 August 2016 23:11:31 +0000 ASP.NET DEVELOPER http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/135077/ASP.NET%2520DEVELOPER.html We are seeking an ASP .NET/C# Web Developer to join the team on a permanent basis at our head office in Birmingham. You will be working for our specialist eCommerce and web solutions Company; Soar Enterprises Online Ltd, a member of our group of Companies which includes Eventmasters Ltd, Silent Auction Events Ltd and also Eventmasters Catering. You will be involved in developing and supporting a number of consumer-facing websites for the group. This will cover every aspect of the development lifecycle. This will include working within ASP.NET MVC 5 environments, utilising Entity Framework Code first. The ideal candidate will have a good IT related degree or equivalent qualification, be able to communicate with all levels of management, clients and anyone involved in the projects and will have the following skills. > C# > NET MVC 5 (and Web API 2) > Entity Framework (Code First) > LINQ > SQL > Strong OO skills > CSS > HTML > JavaScript > JQuery Experience with the following would also be beneficial, although training will be provided: > Bootstrap > Mobile first UX > Design patterns > Microsoft Azure > Facebook, Twitter and Google API experience > Jira > GitHub > AppVeyor To apply for this role, click the APPLY button below! 17 August 2016 15:03:05 +0000 Digital Account Executive http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/134663/Digital%2520Account%2520Executive.html Digital Account Executive, Integrated Agency, Warwickshire, Perm, 18,000-22,000 A fantastic new role has just come on our radar; a talented Digital Account Executive is needed to join a fantastic integrated agency in Warwickshire. If you love working across a plethora of clients and brands from old, new, big, small, global, local and public thenthis might be the job for you! The successful candidate will be delivering custom made marketing plans for a range of fantastic clients and will need to be comfortable preparing and implementing the digital aspects of integrated marketing campaigns. The successful candidate will have a strong understanding of all digital platforms, and will work closely with the digital team to ensure that projects are delivered on time and to budget. If you have excellent attention to detail, a strong digital knowledge and excellent project management skills keep reading! You will be required to support the digital team in: Efficiently manage all digital projects and drive marketing initiatives from start to finish Evaluating digital projects on an on-going basis in terms of quality and profitability Managing and developing client relationships Supplier management Qualifications and Experience Experience in digital marketing for a minimum of 6 months to a year Strong written and verbal communications Ability to build strong relationships across all levels A passion for digital and a good knowledge of digital within marketing campaigns This really is a fantastic opportunity for a Digital Account Executive to join a... 09 August 2016 11:11:04 +0000 Account Manager - B2B - Advertising Agency http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/134024/Account%2520Manager%2520-%2520B2B%2520-%2520Advertising%2520Agency.html Account Manager, B2B Advertising Agency, Birmingham, 28-30K Im currently working on a fantastic opportunity with a credible established independent advertising agency who are looking to recruit an Account Manager to join their highly creative and passionate agency based just outside of Birmingham. This role will see you working on multi-channel campaigns for some credible global B2B companies. This role requires someone with strong communication skills who manages to build an easy rapport with clients, there will be plenty of facetime with this role! This agency work from the initial strategy as well as through to the final concept across strategy, branding, content and communication, print and digital. They create some fantastic and thought provoking creative campaigns and work collaboratively and as a real partner with their clients. They are passionate about what they do and want candidates who are innovative and offer insightful input. They are currently looking for an Account Manager to manage the day to day client relationships and project manage campaigns through the studio. Key responsibilities: - Strategic lead across the accounts - Keeping up to date with clients competitors and advising them - Regular updates with senior client stakeholders - Drive internal teams to ensure that everything delivered is aligned with client objectives and strategies - Provide support to account managers and junior team members - Develop new business opportunities - Manage budgets and monthly reviews They are looking for a candidate who has: - A solid background... 09 August 2016 07:07:34 +0000 Senior Account Director -Motorbikes http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/133965/Senior%2520Account%2520Director%2520-Motorbikes.html This is a rare opportunity to join a high profile agency, if you have a passion for motorbikes get in touch ASAP as this could be your dream role. This role is urgent so get in touch ASAP for a confidential chat. 09 August 2016 07:07:49 +0000 Business Development Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/133921/Business%2520Development%2520Director.html This is a high profile opportunity to join a fantastic agency in the Midlands, who are looking for a Business Development Director get in touch ASAP for a confidential  09 August 2016 07:07:10 +0000 Senior Account Manager/Account Director http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/133908/Senior%2520Account%2520Manager%2FAccount%2520Director.html Were proud of our record of satisfying and retaining our clients, and now were looking for a driven SAM/AD to maintain this record. Within the agency, this multifaceted role will act on behalf of the client, overseeing the account and putting their requirements at the top of the agenda. Theyll also be the gatekeeper of the relationship with the client, responsible for building a more mutually beneficial partnership. Our tenacious recruit will have an ability to open up opportunities and generate organic growth for our business. And more importantly, by leading, training and motivating a team of account handlers, theyll be able to inspire others to grow our business and satisfy our clients. Who might you be? Youll be an established Account Director or experienced Senior Account Manager looking to make a step up. Youre educated to degree level but, crucially, youve proven yourself time and time again in your career. Youre target-driven with a sales focus that combines relationship-building skills with confidence and a determination to achieve solid, tangible results. Furthermore, as a leader, you convey your proactive attitude and enthusiasm to your team, instilling in them a hunger for success. 04 August 2016 18:06:01 +0000 Senior Creative Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/133600/Senior%2520Creative%2520Designer.html Lead Designer, Integrated Agency, up to 35,000, Central Birmingham, Permanent An opportunity has arisen to join one of the leading agencies in central Birmingham. An agency that believes in the emotional power of brand stories. Uncovering powerful messages and delivering to them to the target audience, moving them to action. They focus on creating engaging multi-channel campaigns. Strong in ideas, rich in content and work online, offline and experientially. They are now looking for an experienced Designer to join the studio and play a pivotal role, taking ownership of all the work through the studio, in the Creative Directors absence. It will be up to you to manage the quality of output and to make sure the work is on point when it leaves the studio. You will also take a brief (scamp or rough mac visual) from the Creative Director, Deputy Managing Director or Art Director and design it up across all channels. The work will be campaign based and can include designing mailers, signage, brochures, video content, exhibitions, and website design. From rough scamp through to print ready artwork. Therefore its important your portfolio reflects your depth of experience and craft skills. Equally experienced at designing across print and digital, your portfolio should also demonstrate your ability to work across multi-channel campaigns and highlight a good eye for typography and colour, with exceptional layout skills. This agency isnt a traditional agency and this role isnt a traditional Designer role either! If you think youve got what it takes to work here and would like... 03 August 2016 18:06:49 +0000 Junior Designer http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/133516/Junior%2520Designer.html Junior Designer, Full Service Agency, Birmingham, 20,000 - 25,000, Perm ASAP I am working exclusively with an award winning agency that are on the lookout for an experienced junior designer with at least 2 years experience, to join a growing creative studio based in Birmingham. This agency is commutable from Warwickshire, Staffordshire, Worcestershire and Shropshire and is also reachable by public transport. This agency is award winning, so are on the lookout for a designer who can bring to the table creative flair and a passion for all things design. Working within a studio of likeminded individuals across both B2B and B2C you will work across a wide range of clients working across various different on and offline projects including advertising, branding, websites, social, DM and email but predominately this role will be focused more so on offline creative. Technical skills: You must have excellent attention to detail. You must have had experience with Photoshop to confidently retouch any images needed. You must be able to make amends to brochures and artwork as well as resize adverts. As well as having excellent knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite which includes InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop you must showcase a portfolio thats is cutting edge demonstrating beautiful typography, effortless layouts and have a very good eye for the finer detail. You must be an innovator and champion to all things creative staying up to date with the latest trend to all things digital and print and a confident communicator as this role may require you to present work... 03 August 2016 15:03:09 +0000 PR Account Manager http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/133507/PR%2520Account%2520Manager.html PR Account Manager, PR Agency, West Midlands, 24000-28000 A fantastic opportunity for a talented PR Account Manager to join an incredible, rapidly growing Midlands agency! This highly regarded agency is looking for a passionate PR Account Manager to join their team to work on some new national brand clients! This ambitious agency is continuously growing and has fabulous prospects for the future so this opportunity can provide the successful candidate with the opportunity to contribute significantly to the agencys growth and development whilst simultaneously broadening their own experiences and skills. Within this highly creative, innovative and fast paced agency the successful candidate will have plenty of opportunity to immerse themselves within the role and make it their own. The agency offers a number of additional perks including 25 days holiday plus bank holidays, a competitive pension scheme, dental and healthcare benefits and an annual parking permit. Key Responsibilities - Contributing to the development of campaign strategy - Managing the implementation of creative, high profile national PR campaigns - Writing engaging content for press releases and social media content - Building and maintaining relationships with the media in order to gain successful media coverage - Developing strong, credible relationships with clients to retain existing, and gain new business - Leading and mentoring junior members of the team Key skills - Experience within a PR agency environment at Account Manager level - An ability to think creatively and write... 03 August 2016 14:02:16 +0000 Artworker http://www.thedrum.com/jobs/details/133501/Artworker.html Artworker, Global Brand, Warwickshire, 12 month rolling contract, up to 30,000 This is a fantastic opportunity for a multi-skilled artworker, to join a well-known, global brand. Based in a large building with ample parking, in the countryside in Warwickshire, you must be able to drive and own your own transport. This company are celebrating their 25thanniversary and have a lot to be proud of with a global presence and offering across North America, South America, EAME and Asia/Pacific already and numerous awards and recognitions that theyve scooped up along the way! This really is a great company to work for! Now, due to increased workload, they are looking for a talented, multi-skilled artworker to join their team and provide high-end, accurate, graphic design solutions across multi-lingual sales promotion literature, advertising, POS, exhibition stands, brochures, PowerPoint presentations and much more. Key responsibilities: - Responsible for the accurate completion of design, artwork and print production of all promotional print within agreed budget limits. - Ability to artwork and amend publications across different markets and languages - still maintaining a clean and engaging layout. - Able to work to brand guidelines and templates - for example, able to take the initial design concept for a dealer POS kit and artwork it into lots of different languages, for differing markets. Or to artwork up exhibition stands, using brand guidelines and templates. - Ensure consistent corporate identity throughout all literature. - Responsible for the development and...